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2020: “Slavery not a crime for almost half the countries in the world – study”

“Although laws allowing slavery have been scrapped worldwide, many of the 193 U.N. member states have not gone on to explicitly criminalise slavery Slavery is not a crime in almost half the countries in the world, a study of global … Continue reading

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MASSIVE NEWS: “Half-a-million insect species face extinction: scientists”

“Half of the one million animal and plant species on Earth facing extinction are insects, and their disappearance could be catastrophic for humankind, scientists have said in a “warning to humanity”. “The current insect extinction crisis is deeply worrying,” said … Continue reading

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“Bottom 1/2 of households nearly 50% richer under Trump”

“The Trump economy is giving the greatest benefits to those who have been at the bottom, according to new data from the Council of Economic Advisers. Data released by the CEA shows that over 11 quarters from the end of … Continue reading

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Europe Open Borders: “Half of Europe’s Nearly Five Million Illegals [in] Germany And the UK”

“Estimates of the number of illegals living in Europe in 2017, the most recent year for which figures are available, put the number at between 3.9 and 4.8 million people. Yet despite the freedom of movement between European nations, the … Continue reading

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“1.1 Million [illegal aliens] Crossed into U.S. in FY2019, Nearly Half-Million Families”

‘The apprehension of migrants who crossed the border into the U.S. reached 1.1 million during Fiscal Year 2019. More than 850,000 crossed into the U.S. illegally. Of those, nearly a half-million of the migrants were family units. During Fiscal Year … Continue reading

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“Half the world’s banks are too weak to survive downturn – McKinsey”

“A new survey from consultancy McKinsey & Co has found that a majority of banks globally may not be economically viable because their returns on equity aren’t keeping pace with costs. The study looked at 1,000 banks in developed and … Continue reading

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[U.S.] “Young people are quitting their jobs in droves. Here’s why” [Mental Health]

“About half of millennials and 75 percent of Gen Zers have quit their jobs for mental health reasons, according to a new study conducted by Mind Shares Partners, SAP and Quatrics. It was published in Harvard Business Review. That’s compared to … Continue reading

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